Newsletters

  • June 2022 Board Qualified Newsletter June 2022 Board Qualified Newsletter
    Results of the 2022 ABFAS Election, two things to do now to prepare for Case Review, and Ankle Arthrotomy/Arthroscopy Logging Code Updates.
  • May 2022 Diplomate Newsletter May 2022 Diplomate Newsletter
    Results of the 2022 ABFAS Election, how LEAD impacts Diplomates’ Board Certification, and the differences in ABFAS practice statuses.
  • April 2022 Resident Newsletter April 2022 Resident Newsletter
    How to convert your Final-year In-training Exam for Board Qualification, plus how to prepare for the In-training Exams and Board Qualification exams.
  • February 2022 Board Qualified Newsletter February 2022 Board Qualified Newsletter
    Case Review tips and resources, positive changes in the Board Certification process, and ABFAS presentations at the ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference.
  • February 2022 Diplomate Newsletter February 2022 Diplomate Newsletter
    It's time for Diplomates to start the LEAD assessment. Plus: updates on the ABFAS Annual Meeting and ABFAS presentations at the ACFAS Annual Scientific Conference.
  • December 2021 Diplomate Newsletter December 2021 Diplomate Newsletter
    ABFAS Statement on Certificates of Added Qualifications, the D.ABFAS professional notation, and an update on the LEAD program.
  • ABFAS 2021 Newsletter cover ABFAS 2021 Newsletter
    The 2021 newsletter showcases the new LEAD program of Continuous Certification, outlining program requirements and expectations. An introduction by ABFAS President Amberly C. Paradoa, DPM, introduces stories on the ABFAS commitment to student recruiting, new Board of Directors members and officers, the 2021 Michael L. Stone Award winners, and a new way to communicate your Board Certification.
  • August 2021 Diplomate Newsletter thumbnail August 2021 Diplomate Newsletter
    Updated Web Resources on ABFAS Continuous Certification, as well as the presentation of the 2021 Michael L. Stone Awards.
  • July 2021 Resident Newsletter thumbnail July 2021 Resident Newsletter
    An Orientation to ABFAS, as well as information on the ABFAS In-training Exams (ITEs).
  • Cover of the ABFAS 2020 Newsletter ABFAS 2020 Newsletter
    The 2020 newsletter explains the ways ABFAS Diplomates have risen to the challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic, and previews the upcoming shift to the new LEAD program of Continuous Certification. An introduction by ABFAS President William R. Adams, DPM, kicks us off. Additional stories cover new Board of Directors members and officers, the 2020 Michael L. Stone Award winners, and the #FootFirst photo campaign!
  • March 2020 Resident Newsletter
    Highlights include: The New ABFAS.org, Prepare for Your Part I Examinations, The 2020 Stone Award Recipients, and #footfirst.
  • February 2020 Board Qualified Newsletter
    Highlights include: Successful Part II CBPS Preparation, New ACFAS Board Members, and #footfirst.
  • February 2020 Resident Newsletter
    Highlights include: Preparing for Your ABFAS Didactic Exam, Preparing for Your CBPS Exams, New ACFAS Board Members, and #footfirst.
  • January 2020 Resident Newsletter
    Highlights include: Preparing for Your ABFAS Didactic Exam, Preparing for Your CBPS Exams, and #footfirst.
  • January 2020 Diplomate Newsletter
    Highlights include: ABFAS Annual Business Meeting, 2020 ACFAS Scientific Conference, Recertification and Self-assessment Practice Examinations, New ACFAS Board Members, CREC Evaluator Recruitment, Board Certification Advertising, DPM Mentor Network, and #footfirst.
  • ABFAS 2019 Newsletter
    This year’s newsletter features stories on the exciting changes coming to ABFAS certification. With an introduction by Board President Keith L. Jacobson, DPM, additional stories profile our newly elected Board members and officers, the 2019 Michael L. Stone Award winners, our #footfirst campaign, and a whole lot more!
  • December 2019 Board Qualified Newsletter
    Highlights include: Preparing for Case Review, Documentation, Changes for 2020 Case Review, Case Submission, Successful CBPS Exam Preparation, The Value of ABFAS Certification, 2020 Conferences, and #footfirst.
  • December 2019 Resident Newsletter
    Highlights include: On-Boarding for Podiatry Residents with the Boston Area Foot and Ankle Council on Teaching (BAFACT), The Value of ABFAS Certification, Preparing for Your CBPS Exams, and #footfirst.
  • November 2019 Resident Newsletter
    Highlights include: How to Prepare for Your Next ABAFS Examination, Proper Logging in PRR, 2020 Conferences and #footfirst
  • October 2019 Board Qualified Newsletter
    Highlights include: Meet ABFAS' New Secretary/Treasurer, Proper Logging in PLS, Changes to 2020 Case Submission, A Special Thank You, and #footfirst.